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strata

stra·ta \ ˈstrā-tə , ˈstra- \

Definition of strata

  • sedimentary strata
  • economic strata
  • … we have geological strata that date back three and a half billion years and we find in them the remains of a steady succession of life that can be dated very accurately.
  • —Pamela Weintraub

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strata

noun stra·ta \ ˈstrā-tə , ˈstra- \

Definition of strata

plural stratas also strata
: a dish that is made up of layers of bread, cheese, and meat or vegetables over which a mixture of eggs and milk is poured and that is usually refrigerated before it is baked
  • a ham and cheese strata

Origin and Etymology of strata

probably from strata, plural of stratum, taken as a singular noun


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